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Tamir Rice’s Family Releases Reports Which Find Shooting to Have Been “Unreasonable”

By Staff   Attorneys for the family of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old boy who was fatally shot by a Cleveland police officer last year,...

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Syracuse’s Common Council, Divided, Appoints Joe Nicolletti to Fill Vacant Seat

By Staff   Syracuse’s Common Council has reportedly voted 5-3 to appoint former Common Councilor Joe Nicoletti to fill a vacant...

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Timothy Kirkland, a.k.a. DJ Big Boy, Combines Entertainment and Community Activism

By Katrina Weston   Timothy Kirkland, a.k.a. DJ Big Boy, is not just a DJ who brings entertainment to the local clubs and bars of...

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Jubilation in Freetown as Sierra Leone Declared Ebola-Free

(Trice Edney Wire) – It came in with a bat, wreaked havoc throughout the West African nation of Sierra Leone, but finally, two years...

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City Holds Third Annual Neighborhood Action Conference

By Katrina Weston   The city held its third annual Syracuse Neighborhood Action Conference Saturday, Nov. 7, at Nottingham High...

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Uber: Report Says Company Would Bring 700 Jobs to Syracuse

By Staff   Uber has released a report projecting its ridesharing model would create more than 700 new jobs in Syracuse, should the...

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University of Missouri President Resigns After Protests Against Campus Racism

(TriceEdneyWire.com) — Tim Wolfe, president of the University of Missouri, announced in a Monday news conference that he was resigning...

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City Announces “Share Your Story” Home for the Holidays Challenge

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner has announced the “Share Your Story” challenge, as part of the city’s annual Home for the...

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Miner Vetoes CRB’s Request to Hire Additional Investigator, Consultant

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner has vetoed a request from Syracuse’s Citizen Review Board, an independent panel which...

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300 Men March: Movement Against Violence Inspires Baltimore

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake gave this reporter a blank stare in...